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Shenmue (Dreamcast)

89
MobyRank
100 point score based on reviews from various critics.
4.1
MobyScore
5 point score based on user ratings.

The game ratings for each category and platform are displayed below. The score for a particular platform is the average of all categories. Games must have 1 votes before they are given a MobyScore.

Breakdown by Rating Category

Acting
The quality of the actors' performances in the game (including voice acting).
3.5
AI
How smart (or dumb) you perceive the game's artificial intelligence to be
3.8
Gameplay
How well the game mechanics work (player controls, game action, interface, etc.)
4.1
Graphics
The quality of the art, or the quality/speed of the drawing routines
4.5
Personal Slant
How much you personally like the game, regardless of other attributes
4.3
Sound / Music
The quality of the sound effects and/or music composition
4.3
Story / Presentation
The main creative ideas in the game and how well they're executed
4.3
Overall MobyScore (162 votes)4.1


User Reviews

The game I've been waiting for אולג 小奥 (165293) 4.71 Stars4.71 Stars4.71 Stars4.71 Stars4.71 Stars
An amazing, incomparable experience. Pure genius. AkibaTechno (228) 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars
A work of Art (Capital A intentional) Tom Blackwell (8) 4.67 Stars4.67 Stars4.67 Stars4.67 Stars4.67 Stars
One of the best games ever made. Sycada (175) 4.43 Stars4.43 Stars4.43 Stars4.43 Stars4.43 Stars
Hello, My Name Is Ryo Hazuki, You Killed My Father Prepare To Die MasterMegid (900) 4.71 Stars4.71 Stars4.71 Stars4.71 Stars4.71 Stars
The only reason you need to buy a Dreamcast. Courtland Funke (45) 3.86 Stars3.86 Stars3.86 Stars3.86 Stars3.86 Stars
The soda-buying simulator Vance (98) 2.29 Stars2.29 Stars2.29 Stars2.29 Stars2.29 Stars
One of the most realistic games iv'e ever played Goteki45 (308) 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars